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Waterford Trail

Waterford Trail meanders through the wooded section of River Park along Manchester Creek to the Waterford Trail and golf course.
Trail Uses
Walking / hiking / running
Location
Rock Hill (SC)
Length
1.5 miles, One Way
Difficulty
Easy
Surface
Natural surface, Pavement
Motorized Vehicles
Unknown
Fees
No
Pets
Permitted on leash
Parking Spaces
20
Restrooms
Unknown

Description

The Waterford Trail is a 1.5-mile segment of the Carolina Thread Trail that starts at the kayak/canoe launch at River Park then follows the wooded trail to the public golf course on the Catawba River. The natural surface portion of the trail follows the Manchester Creek, a natural habitat for numerous animals. 

The Waterford Golf Course, an 18 hole Championship course, and the Catawba River encircle the Waterford Trail. Combined with the Riverwalk: Piedmont Medical Center Trail and the River Trail, this is a 4.8-mile section that is enjoyed by hikers, bikers, dogs and families with strollers.

Other Information

"PRT often relies on the support of volunteers to help with activities in Rock Hill parks. At River Park, the River Buddies group meets one Saturday a month to perform park maintenance and beautification activities. To join the River Buddies at their next gathering, contact Tom Bell at 803-329-5632 for details."Rock Hill Website

Trail Manager

Visit the Town of Rock Hill for more information or contact:

City of Rock Hill
John Taylor-Director
155 Johnston Street
Rock Hill, SC 29731-1706
803-329-5620
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Trailhead Information

Parking Address and Trailhead Location at River Park: 1782 Quality Cir, Rock Hill, SC 29730 MAP

Parking Address and Trailhead Location at Waterford Business Park and Golf Course: MAP

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